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Motorola's newest flagship phone, the Droid RAZR HD has a 4.7-inch, Super AMOLED HD 720p display which unfortunately uses a Pentile color matrix. The RAZR HD will launch with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, but Motorola says it will receive an upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean by the end of the year.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 2012
  • Price at launch: $199.99

Availability

  • Height: 5.19 inches
  • Width: 2.67 inches
  • Thickness: .33 inches
  • Weight: .32 pounds
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: Black, White / Black
  • Loudspeaker: Yes

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 4.7 inches
  • Technology: Super AMOLED HD
  • Pixel arrangement: RGBG (PenTile)
  • Resolution (Y): 1280 px
  • Resolution (X): 720 px
  • PPI: 313
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive

Display

  • Carriers: Verizon Wireless
  • CDMA: Yes
  • CDMA frequencies supported: 1900, 800 / 850
  • GSM: Yes
  • GSM frequencies supported: 1900, 1800, 900, 850
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • UMTS frequencies supported: 900, 2100, 1900, 850
  • LTE: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a
  • 802.11n frequencies: 5GHz, 2.4GHz
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: Bluetooth 4.0
  • NFC support: Yes
  • Tethering / mobile hotspot: Yes
  • Media streaming: DLNA

Connectivity

  • Clock speed: 1.5 GHz
  • Number of cores: 2

Processor

  • RAM size: 1 GB

Memory

  • Internal size: 16 GB
  • External: Yes
  • Max external size: 32 GB
  • External type: microSD

Storage

  • Resolution: 1.3 megapixels

Front Camera

  • Resolution: 8 megapixels
  • Flash: LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 1080p

Rear Camera

  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 4.0.4
  • Notable apps: Chrome

Software

  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Micro USB, Micro HDMI

Interface

Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity, Ambient light, Gyroscope, Accelerometer

Sensors

  • Capacity: 2530 mAh

Battery

  • The Verge Battery Test: 9 hours and 35 minutes

Benchmarks

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